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Mrs.
Prof. Dr. Kerstin Martens

Faculty 08
Social Studies/Geography/History Social Studies/Geography/History

E-Mail: martensk@uni-bremen.de

Affiliations | Research Topics | Cooperations | Projects | Scientific Activities | Resources


Affiliations

High-Profile Areas
» Social Changes, Social Policy and the State


Graduate program
» Bremen International Graduate School of Social Sciences (BIGSSS)


Additional inter-faculty institutions
» Center for Transnational Studies (ZenTra)


Affiliation to an institute
Code Indication deutsch Indication englisch Funcition Keywords deutsch Keywords englisch
InIIS  Institut für Interkulturelle und Internationale Studien  Research Centre for International Studies, European Politics, and Political Theory  Member  Sozialwissen­schaf­ten, Internationale Beziehungen, Europäische Politik, Poli­tische Theorie   
IPW  Institut für Politikwissenschaft  Department of Political Science  Member     



Affialation to a work group
Code Indication deutsch Indication englisch Faculty Keywords deutsch Keywords englisch
SFB 1342  Globale Entwicklungsdynamiken von Sozialpolitik  Global Dynamics of Social Policy CRC 1342  F08  A05 Die globale Entwicklung, Diffusion und Transformation von Bildungssystemen  A05 The Global Development, Diffusion and Transformation of Education Systems 




Research Topics
Humanities and social sciences
» Social Sciences


Cooperations

Researchers with cooperation
Institution City Category Country of origin
Antoni Verger, Universität Barcelona Barcelona University abroad Spain
Laura Engel, George Washington University Washington D.C. University abroad United States
Michael Dobbins, Universität Frankfurt Frankfurt University Germany Germany
Sigrid Hartong, Helmut Schmidt Universität Hamburg Hamburg University Germany Germany
Gita Steiner-Khamsi, Columbia University New York University abroad United States
John W. Meyer, Stanford University Stanford University abroad United States



Projects

Projects (Hyperlink)
Link (extern): https://www.socialpolicydynamics.de/projekte/projektbereich-a-globale-entwicklungsdynamiken/teilprojekt-a05 https://www.socialpolicydynamics.de/projekte/projektbereich-a-globale-entwicklungsdynamiken/teilprojekt-a05


Agencies that have funded your research during the past five years (public institutions and foundations)
» DFG


Expertise
Research interests

Theories of International Relations
Global Governance, Transnational Governance, multi-level governance
Norm and Political diffusion
Transnational Relations, international Civil Societies and NGOs
International Organisations, especially UN and OECD
Public Policy, particularly global Education- und Social Policy
Qualitative Methods, especially Expert interviews
Research Design




Scientific Activities


Publications (Hyperlink)
Link (extern): http://www.iniis.uni-bremen.de/personen/kerstin-martens/publikationen-/ http://www.iniis.uni-bremen.de/personen/kerstin-martens/publikationen-/


Most significant Publications
Global Pathways to Education: Cultural Spheres, Networks, and International Organizations (Publisher)
Type
Author(s)Kerstin Martens, Michael Windzio
Year2022
InPalgrave Macmillan
Doihttps://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-78885-8
Link zu VolltextLink (extern): https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-78885-8 https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-78885-8
Monograph
 
International Organizations in Global Social Governance (Publisher)
Type
Author(s)Martens, Kerstin, Dennis Niemann & Alexandra Kaasch
Year2021
InPalgrave Macmillan
Monograph
 
Placing PISA in perspective: the OECD’s multi-centric view on education (Publisher)
Type
Author(s)Helen Seitzer, Dennis Niemann, Kerstin Martens
Year2021
InGlobalisation, Societies and Education
Year(2)
Issue19
Pages198 - 212
Doihttps://doi.org/10.1080/14767724.2021.1878017
Book Chapter
 
The Centralization and Decentralization of Higher Education Policy in Germany and Switzerland
Type
Author(s)Niemann, Dennis, Michael Dobbins & Kerstin Martens
Year2018
InPublius: The Journal of Federalism
Issue48(4)
Pages607–635
Article
 
Soft Governance by Hard Facts? The OECD as a Knowledge Broker in Global Education Policy
Type
Author(s)Niemann, Dennis & Kerstin Martens
Year2018
InGlobal Social Policy
Issue18(3)
Pages267–283
Article
 
Actors and Agency in Global Social Governance (Publisher)
Type
Author(s)Kaasch, Alexandra & Kerstin Martens
Year2015
InOxford University Press
Year2015
Pages288
Doi10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198743996.001.0001
Monograph
 
Internationalization of Education Policy – A New Constellation of Statehood in Education? (Publisher)
Type
Author(s)Martens, Kerstin, Philipp Knodel & Michael Windzio
Year2014
InPalgrave Macmillan
IssueReihe: Transformations of the State
Monograph
 


 


Conferences organized by you during the past five years

Titel Year Hyperlink
Developments and Changes in Education Systems across Global "Cultural Spheres" (zusammen mit Michael Windzio) 2021  
The Architecture of Arguments in Global Social Governance. Examining Discourses of International Organizations (zusammen mit Alexandra Kaasch & Dennis Niemann) 2019  
PISA ? More Than Just a Survey? (zusammen mit Janna Teltemann & Dennis Niemann) 2014  
Global Social Law and Policy (zusammen mit Andreas Fischer-Lescano, Kolja Möller & Alexandra Kaasch, Sheffield) 2013  
Studying International Organisations in Social Policy: Interdisciplinary Challenges between Comparative Welfare State Per¬spectives and Inter¬national Relations Approaches (zusammen mit Alexandra Kaasch) 2011  
Peer Review as an Instrument of Global Governance (zusammen mit Thomas Conzelmann, Maastricht) 2010  



Visiting Scientists
Name Term Institution of origin Country of origin
Prof. Dr. Gita Steiner-Khamsi Juni-Juli 2020 Columbia University United States
Prof. Dr. John W. Meyer Oktober/November 2019 Stanford University United States



Resources
 
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Prof. Dr. Kerstin Martens
photo: David Ausserhofer





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